What will the UK customs clearance procedures look like after Brexit? With the UK’s imminent departure from Europe, UK companies will need to prepare for the UK becoming a ‘third country’ to the EU. The… Read More »UK CUSTOMS CLEARANCE PROCEDURES AFTER BREXIT
HMRC have published details of measures to assist traders in the event of there being no deal in place come Brexit. Described as ‘day 1 easements,’ the measures are part of an update of broader… Read More »Brexit day 1: HMRC details 'easements' for traders
The government has just published it’s first set of advice on preparing for a ‘no deal’ Brexit scenario. The move comes amid increasing concern that time is running out to come to a long term… Read More »UK Government publishes 'no deal' Brexit advice
A chaotic couple of weeks After weeks of slow news regarding Brexit, the previous two have been hard to keep up with. Whilst there appeared to be agreement between the Prime Minister and cabinet members on future EU relationships,… Read More »Government Customs Bill gets Commons approval
This week members of the team at UKCS met with providers of our customs software to discuss preparations for the switch from CHIEF to the new Customs Declaration Service (CDS). HMRC aims to go live… Read More »Switching from CHIEF to CDS – is your business ready?
Significant changes are ahead for all involved in customs procedures – and not just because of Brexit. 2018 is the year that HMRC plans to migrate from CHIEF (Customs Handling of Import and Export Freight)… Read More »Preparations begin for switch from CHIEF to CDS